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July 2019

Firefly Viewing 1: “Learn Your Land” Series

July 1 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Firefly Sanctuary, 34 Sleepy Hollow Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Local entomologists believe that the New Canaan Land Trust’s Firefly Sanctuary is home to one of the largest populations of fireflies in our region. During a few weeks each summer, the fireflies light up the night sky as they try to find and attract a mate. Join guides from the New Canaan Land Trust on a short walk through the property, which will culminate with a viewing of the firefly show. The walk will last approximately 20 minutes, and participants…

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Firefly Viewing 2: “Learn Your Land” Series

July 2 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Firefly Sanctuary, 34 Sleepy Hollow Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Local entomologists believe that the New Canaan Land Trust’s Firefly Sanctuary is home to one of the largest populations of fireflies in our region. During a few weeks each summer, the fireflies light up the night sky as they try to find and attract a mate. Join guides from the New Canaan Land Trust on a short walk through the property, which will culminate with a viewing of the firefly show. The walk will last approximately 20 minutes, and participants…

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Firefly Viewing 3: “Learn Your Land” Series

July 3 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Firefly Sanctuary, 34 Sleepy Hollow Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Local entomologists believe that the New Canaan Land Trust’s Firefly Sanctuary is home to one of the largest populations of fireflies in our region. During a few weeks each summer, the fireflies light up the night sky as they try to find and attract a mate. Join guides from the New Canaan Land Trust on a short walk through the property, which will culminate with a viewing of the firefly show. The walk will last approximately 20 minutes, and participants…

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August 2019

Land Use History Walk: “Learn Your Land” Series

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Browne Preserve, 1180 Valley Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Prior to today’s suburbanization and extensive development, New Canaan’s landscape was covered with farms, pastures, and managed woodlots. Evidence of these various land uses are still visible today, and with a keen eye, one can deduce how a given piece of land might have been used over a century ago. Aaron Lefland, the Executive Director of the New Canaan Land Trust and Yale Forestry graduate, will teach participants how to pick out these clues, and discuss the profound ways that…

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Rehabilitated Wildlife Release

August 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Colhoun Preserve, 204 Davenport Ridge Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join Wildlife in Crisis and the New Canaan Land Trust as we reintroduce two red foxes back to nature. Both foxes were brought to Wildlife in Crisis, Inc. in critical condition, where they were nursed back to health. Now, they are ready for a second chance at life at NCLT's Colhoun Preserve. The event will take place at NCLT's Colhoun Preserve along Davenport Ridge Road. The parking area is located directly across from 203 Davenport Ridge Road, through a wooden gate.…

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